Hana Shimizu-Bowers

2021 Speedo Summer Championships — Greensboro: Day 1 Live Prelims Recap

On the slate for this first AM prelims session in Greensboro for the 2021 Speedo Summer Championships will be the women’s and men’s 200 fly and 100 free.

  5 Comments

2x CIF-SS D3 Champ Jamie Brennan (2022) Makes Verbal Commitment to Northwestern

Summer Juniors qualifier Jamie Brennan has announced her intention to swim at Northwestern University in the class of 2026.

  2 Comments

Billy Swartwout Doubles (200 Back/100 Free) on Day 4 of Senior Mets

Princeton-bound Billy Swartwout was a double gold medalist on the final night of competition at 2021 Senior Metropolitan Summer Championships.

  Comment First!

Tess Howley, Claire Weinstein Win 2 Events Each on Day 3 of TYR Senior Mets

Tess Howley from Long Island Aquatic Club won back-to-back events on Saturday and lowered her own LSC record by more than 1 second in the 100 back.

  Comment First!

Sebastian Smith Drops 3.6 to Win 100 Fly on Day 2 of TYR Senior Mets

17-year-old Sebastian Smith of Patriot Swim Team dropped some serious time in the finals of the 100 fly and 100 breast at Senior Mets.

  Comment First!

NAG Record Holder Audrey Yu Commits to Northwestern

Sprint specialist Audrey Yu announced her commitment to Northwestern as part of their class of ’26 on Thursday. She holds 3 relay National Age Group Records.

  6 Comments

Zoe Skirboll Wins Two Events On First Night of Richmond Sectionals

Racer X Aquatics’ Zoe Skirboll was the only multiple event winner tonight in Richmond, taking the 200 IM and the 100 breast in lifetime bests.

  1 Comment

Weinstein Logs Another Sub-4:50 500, Chong Hits PR in 100 Fly (53.46)

Weinstein posted a 4:46.23, coming two seconds shy of her best time. This is the 13-year-old’s eighth time breaking 4:50 in this event.

  Comment First!

Weinstein Shaves 17 Seconds Off 1650 Best, Shimizu-Bowers Drops 4:13 PR in IM

Weinstein, who snagged Olympic Trials Wave I cuts in January to become the meet’s youngest qualifier, kicked off her weekend with a new best of 16:29.20.

  1 Comment

Vanessa Chong Lowers Own Metro 17-18 200 Fly LSC Record At BAD Time Trial

Chong put up a time of 1:57.64 to erase her previous mark of 1:57.99 set in December.

  Comment First!

Summer Jrs A-Finalist Hana Shimizu-Bowers (2022) Chooses Northwestern

Northwestern has added another verbal commitment to their class of 2026: free/IM specialist Hana Shimizu-Bowers from New York.

  12 Comments

13-Year-Old Weinstein Drops 1:47.6 200 FR On Her Third Event of Session in NY

She breaks into the 13-14 historical top 40 with this swim, now the #39 performer all-time, even at the early end of the age group. 

  12 Comments

13-Year-Old Weinstein Clocks 4:44 500 FR, 50.6 100 FR, 1:59 200 BK in New York

In the 500 free, Weinstein jumps from #25 to #18 in the 13-14 all-time rankings with her 4:44.10 best time tonight.  

  11 Comments

Badger Swimmers Shine At Dual With BGNW Marlins

Badger’s Matthew Fenlon picked up three wins in the boy’s 100 fly, 200 fly and 200 IM.

  2 Comments

Matthew Fenlon, Tess Howley Win 2 More Races Each at LIAC Water Party Invite

Tess Howley (above) is now 4-for-4 in girls’ races at the LIAC August Water Party Invite in Nassau County, New York.

  3 Comments